Makeup Tutorial: How to apply the NEW! Instant Eye Palette

Imagine a palette that was the Little Black Dress of the makeup universe… Charlotte’s NEW! Instant Eye Palette is for all seasons, all occasions! Follow this makeup tutorial whether you want to create a natural look, a sophisticated smokey eye, divine date night makeup or rock chick party eye, this eyeshadow palette gives you an instant airbrushed look with NEW limited edition shades. 

Application Tips

Day Look

Step 1: Using your Blender Brush, sweep the gorgeous pale chiffon shade backwards and forwards over your eyelid.

Step 2: With the taupe oyster shade, nestle your Blender Brush into your eye socket and wash it across your eyelid. For an extra pop of colour, use your Smudger Brush dipped in this shade and wash it across your eyes.

Step 3: Take your Smudger Brush and, dipping it in the Smoke shade, run it along your lash line and slightly blend it upwards and outwards for a soft shape.

Step 4: Curl your lashes with the Life Changing Lashes eyelash curler, then finish off your look by applying Full Fat Lashes mascara.

Step 5: Apply Hollywood Lips matte liquid lipstick in Rising Star for a soft, pretty pout in a matte finish.

Step 6: Swish and pop Cheek to Chic blusher in First Love to add colour to your cheeks, finishing off the look.

Desk Look

Step 1: Sweep the champagne pink shade backwards and forwards all the way across your eyelid for a soft wash of colour.

Step 2: Dip your Blender Brush into the caramel hue and nestle into your eye socket, blending backwards and forwards across your eyelid, then sweep a little extra colour across the outer corner of your eye.

Step 3: Use the Smudger Brush to dip into the caramel shade and sweep across your upper and lower lash line.

Step 4: Line your eyes with The Classic eyeliner in Audrey for soft, sophisticated chocolate brown definition to make your eyes look wide awake.

Step 5: Sweep the peach chocolate hue along your upper and lower lash line for added intensity to your gaze.

Step 6: Finish your eye makeup with lashings of the Full Fat Lashes mascara to open up your eyes.

Step 7: Line your lips with the Lip Cheat lip liner in Pillow Talk, and fill in with the K.I.S.S.I.N.G lipstick in Penelope Pink.

Step 8: Finish your makeup with a swish and pop of First Love blusher for a sophisticated makeup look for work.

Date Look

Step 1: Start by dipping your Blender Brush into the rose gold hue and sweep all over your eye for a dreamy, mesmeric look. Use the Smudger Brush to dip this colour into the inner corner of your eyes as well.

Step 2: Dip your Blender Brush into the dark pearl shade and sweep from the outer corner blending upwards and outwards.

Step 3: Use the Smudger Brush in the dark cocoa chocolate shade and run it along the upper and lower lash line. Then add a little more of the dark pearl shade on your Blender Brush and blend into your socket for a dreamy gaze.

Step 4: Line your eyes with the Rock ‘n’ Kohl eyeliner in Barbarella Brown, extending upwards for a subtle feline flick, then use the Eye Cheat shade on the waterline to open up your eyes.

Step 5: Curl your lashes then add volume and drama with the Legendary Lashes mascara.

Step 6: Line your lips with Lip Cheat Lip Liner in Pillow Talk, and fill in with the matching Matte Revolution in Pillow Talk shade for plump, super model lips. Then add a layer of Lip Lustre lip gloss in Portobello Girl for full, pretty pink kissable lips.

Disco Look

Step 1: Start by dipping your Blender Brush into the light gold shade, sweep across your eye, priming the entire eye area.

Step 2: Dip your Blender Brush into the molten khaki shade and blend across your eye socket, then dip your Smudger Brush into the same shade, and apply along your lash line for added intensity. Drag your Blender Brush out from the eye for a gorgeous shape.

Step 3: Use your Smudger Brush to dip into the light gold shade, and nestle into the inner corners of your eyes to open them up and sparkle.

Step 4: To add a gorgeous intense party look, use your Smudger Brush in the matte black eyeshadow and run it along the upper lash line, creating a slight wing, using the Blender Brush to blend.

Step 5: Run the same shade along the lower lash line with your Smudger Brush.

Step 6: Line your eyes with the Rock ‘n’ Kohl eyeliner in Bedroom Black, then add lashings of Full Fat Lashes mascara to really emphasise your eyes.

Step 7: Outline your lips using the Lip Cheat lip liner in Iconic Nude then fill in using Hollywood Lips matte liquid lipstick in Charlotte Darling for a fabulous full-lipped matte finish.

Step 8: Finish this makeup look with a swish and pop of First Love blush for the perfect party look.